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Every contestant knows that the swimsuit competition can either make or break you at the pageant. Contestants spend hours and hours in the gym, eating plain chicken with veggies and agonizing over every aspect of their competition swimsuit. Join Valerie as she talks with Miss USAģ swimsuit sponsor Kandice Pelletier, of Kandice Pelletier Swimwear about what it takes to select the best swimsuit to show of your personal fitness level. Then Valerie will talk with Brian Attebery, of Results Fitness USA about how to structure your workout and nutrition programs in order to get a top swimsuit score at your next pageant. Itís going to be an informative and inspiring episode that you wonít want to miss!
Episode Segments:
Pageant Talk Radio: Kandice Pelletier

We're thrilled to have Kandice on the show this week. She's the official swimsuit designer for the Miss USA Pageant, and she's going to give us the inside scoop on what's happening at the pageant, as well as how you can make sure you select the right swimsuit for your body type.
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Pageant Talk Radio: Brian Attebery of Results Fitness

Brian Attebery is Owner and a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) for RESULTS Fitness and Nutrition Center. He is responsible for the fitness and nutrition of five states in the Miss U.S.A. and Miss Teen U.S.A. system and three states for the Miss America Program. He has had many of his clients place in the finals at Miss U.S.A., Miss Teen U.S.A., and Miss America. He'll talk about what the judges will be looking for this weekend, and what you can take away from that for your next swimsuit competition.
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Guest(s) Appearing on this Episode
Brian Atterberry
President of Results Fitness & Nutrition Center with B.S. in Health and Sport Sciences from O.U. and is Certified through the National Fitness Professionals Association. Brian is the Official Trainer for 5 States in the Miss USA Pageant and Teen USA System and 3 States in the Miss America Program. He has had over 30 swimsuit preliminary winners at the state level and 4 at Miss America. Brian has a radio Program in Oklahoma City and writes for three organizations including The Pageant Planet.

Results Fitness

Kandice Pelletier
As a former Miss New York, Miss National Sweetheart, and Radio City Rockette, Kandice Pelletier has the experience and finely tuned eye for what creates a competitive advantage in swimwear: beautifully designed pieces with timeless style, cut from superior fabrics designed to make women look and feel their best. She designs swimwear specifically to help you make that critical, head-turning first impression on the stage or at the beach.

Prior to starting Kandice Pelletier Swimwear, Kandice competed on two seasons of the CBS Emmy-award winning show The Amazing Race, was the featured coach on an episode of the show MTV Made, appeared in the movie-musical The Producers, danced alongside Hugh Jackman at The Tony Awards, and was immortalized as the Rockette wax figure in Madame Tussaudís iconic Times Square location. In April 2007, she appeared with James Gandolfini on the Annie Leibovitz shot cover of Vanity Fair magazine.

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